preschool

The State of Preschool 2014 report shows the discrepancy between the number of children served in state pre-k on the east and south, compared to the north and west in the U.S.

The 'State of Preschool' really depends on your state

May 11, 2015
The annual report reveals geographic divides on enrollment, funding and quality.
Posted In: preschool, state of preschool, preschool enrollment, preschool funding, school funding, early childhood education, ECE
A discovery preschool teacher reads to her class in September 2014 at the Middletown KinderCare center in New Jersey.

Opening economic doors with early childhood education

Feb 13, 2015
Can a good preschool education lead to higher wages?
Posted In: Education, mobility, economic mobility, wages, preschool, early childhood education
Four-year-old Annika Greer, left, builds an airplane using clothespins and popsicle sticks during an engineering-based activity on Wednesday morning, Jan. 21 at the Children's Center at Caltech.

Caltech's little engineers that could

Feb 12, 2015
Infants and toddlers learn engineering principles at university child-care center.
Posted In: early childhood education, Caltech, STEM, preschool, engineering
Students at a Pittsburgh preschool.

A D+ for early education

Jan 9, 2015
Less than half of preschool-age kids attend, says Education Week's annual report on education
Posted In: preschool, Education, kindergarten

New York begins free universal pre-kindergarten

Sep 3, 2014
Free universal pre-K begins as part of an initiative by new mayor Bill de Blasio.
Posted In: preschool, day care, New York

What can a 4-year-old learn at online preschool?

Aug 19, 2014
Now, parents can get an entire preschool curriculum from a computer.
Posted In: preschool, edtech, education technology, LearningCurve

Making preschool possible for everyone

Feb 11, 2013
Advocates for more federal funding 0f preschools are hoping for a shout out during the State of the Union.
Posted In: Education, preschool, State of the Union

Sesame Street steps into Indian education business

Jul 24, 2012
Sesame Street has long licensed toys. Now it has entered the for-profit preschool market in India by franchising its curriculum.
Posted In: Sesame Street, preschool